Free Virtual Open Evening & Taster Sessions
Join us on Tuesday 28th March for our free online Open Evening & Taster Sessions. Speak to the team, learn about our courses, and take part in a free 45-minute taster session.
Discover our short courses
Business and Management
Enhance your workplace skills with our wide range of business courses, delivered by practicing industry experts.
Get up to speed with the latest advances in the vast and exciting world of computer science, with our hands-on and commercially relevant courses.
Explore the exciting world of creative industries with our courses in event management, filmmaking, journalism, music and art.
Explore our range of practical and innovative writing courses, taught by professional authors and editors.
Our law short courses cover a range of fascinating areas, designed to empower you in your personal and professional life.
Build confidence to converse with our lively and interactive language courses. From total beginners to advanced levels, all our classes are taught by native and qualified language tutors.
Why choose an online short course at City?
City Short Courses Online
Our short courses are a great way to gain new expertise, advance skills or follow a passion. Due to our strong links with business, practice and the professions, all our courses are taught by leading industry specialists, assuring that they are always up-to-date and relevant.
Taught over evening and weekends, our courses fit easily around busy lives - and we now offer a series of summer schools so you can fast-track your learning in as little as one week.
Online classes are taught live in small groups and are fully interactive, creating a classroom environment from home.
When you enrol on one of our short courses, we welcome you into our community. You have access to various University benefits, including expert careers advice and discount gym membership.
We don’t ask for any qualifications, just book a place from the course pages. On completion of the course, you’ll be awarded an official City, University of London certificate to mark your achievement.